Furniture Shop

Volunteer PAT Tester

This volunteering role is in our Furniture Shop Department

Role Description

PAT Tester Volunteer

Are you looking to develop and discover new skills, explore a new field, get more life experience?
If so, volunteering your time to CT Furniture will not only look great on your CV, but will increase your:
  • Customer service skills
  • PAT skills and experience
  • Retail experience
  • Personal and professional development

You’ll also gain satisfaction and increase your confidence by: 
  • Supporting your community
  • Meeting new people and making new friends

Key Information
Position:                                              PAT Tester
Employer:                                            Community Transport (CT Furniture)
Responsible to:                                    Retail Supervisor        
Place of work:                                     Birmingham, Tipton and Wolverhampton with occasional travel to other sites
Hours of Work:                                    TBC
Purpose of the Role
You will test electrical equipment to PAT testing standards. You will receive the necessary training and equipment to be able to perform this role. We need you to be cooperative, punctual and responsive to all reasonable requests from your supervisor

Key responsibilities, tasks, authority and accountabilities
The following criteria is not listed in any particular order of importance, as all areas identified require the individual to undertake the defined responsibilities and tasks with equal diligence and meet the desired and appropriate performance level.

Principal accountabilities:
  1. You will carry out PAT testing of electrical items as and when requested by your supervisor
  2. To work within the rules and policies set out within the Employee Handbook; Safe Driver Handbook and Community Transport’s Health and Safety policy
  3. To undertake any other duties in order to meet your team and organisation objectives as requested by your supervisor  
  4. You will always work flexibly to meet the needs of the business as required

Charity overview
CT Furniture is a division of the Charity Community Transport. Community Transport (CT) comprises of the charitable company ‘Community Transport’, and its trading subsidiary ‘Community Minibuses Limited’. We have three brands: CT Furniture, CT Passenger and CT Training. We help the community by providing accessible transport, low-cost furniture and professional driver training.
Our Purpose – CT Furniture
“A charity that is able to provide affordable second hand furniture to people in need”
Our Values
Our core values are “putting customers first; providing value for money and always being forward thinking”.

Vacancy Documents

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  • Posted: 11/01/2019 15:28
  • Closing Date: 01/01/2021
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job Title: Volunteer PAT Tester
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